37.2 cm length :
0 - Whole, 37.2 cm (14 5/8")
0 - Whole, 3.5 cm, aft (open) end
0 - Whole, 2.9 cm, fore (open) end
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Not on display
Where the work was made
Referenced in 2 publications
AC Haddon, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 'Smoking and Tobacco Pipes in New Guinea', pg. 1-278, London, 06 Jun 1946, 124. See page 124 for similar pipe from the Wola Valley, figure 105 D.
Paul Sillitoe, Made in Niugini: Technology in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea, 'Tobacco pipes', pg. 206-212, London, 1988, 207-210. See pages 218-219 for images of the production of bamboo tobacco pipes and pages 207-210 for description of the cane pipe known in Wola as 'hulumb pay', similar in appearance to this pipe collected in Laiagam.